Wimbish House

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  (Redirected from Atlanta Women's Club)
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Atlanta Women's Club
Wimbish House 2.jpg
Wimbish House (2020)
Wimbish House is located in Atlanta Midtown
Wimbish House
Wimbish House is located in Atlanta
Wimbish House
Wimbish House is located in Georgia
Wimbish House
Wimbish House is located in the United States
Wimbish House
Location1150 Peachtree St., NE.,
Atlanta, Georgia
Coordinates33°47′9″N 84°22′59″W / 33.78583°N 84.38306°W / 33.78583; -84.38306Coordinates: 33°47′9″N 84°22′59″W / 33.78583°N 84.38306°W / 33.78583; -84.38306
Area1 acre (0.40 ha)
Built1922
ArchitectWalter T. Downing, P. Thornton Mayre
Architectural styleLate 19th and 20th Century Revivals, French Chateau
NRHP reference No.79000718[1]
Added to NRHPJanuary 31, 1979

The Wimbish House is a historic building in Atlanta, Georgia built in 1922. It is owned and operated by The Atlanta Woman's Club. It was designed by architect Walter T. Downing and is also a work of P. Thornton Mayre. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1979[1] as "Atlanta Women's Club Complex".[2] The complex is listed as being in three parts: the Clubhouse, Banquet Hall and the Auditorium.

It has also been known as Peachtree Playhouse and as Community Playhouse.[1]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. July 9, 2010.
  2. ^ "National Register of Historic Places - Nominiation Form (79000718)". nps.go. Retrieved February 1, 2015.

External links[edit]